Akufo-Addo speaks after winning 2020 elections

Akufo-Addo speaks after winning 2020 elections

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has spoken after he was declared the winner of the 2020 elections.

On Wednesday, December 9, 2020, the chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Jean Mensah declared Akufo-Addo the winner of the polls.

Following the official declaration, Akufo-Addo took to his official Instagram handle to react.

Akufo-Addo speaks after winning 2020 elections
Akufo-Addo speaks after winning 2020 elections (Photo credit: Myjoyonline.com)
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He thanked Ghanaians for retaining him as President of the country.

Akufo-Addo wrote, "Thank you Ghana for voting 4More!."

Meanwhile, the EC chairperson indicated that a rep from the NDC was not at the declaration of the 2020 elections.

During the event, Jean Mensa declared President Akufo-Addo the winner of the 2020 presidential election Ghana went to the polls on December 7 to elect a president and parliamentarians for the next 4 years.

The Electoral Commissioner of Ghana, Jean Mensa, has indicated that there was no National Democratic Congress rep at the declaration of the 2020 presidential election.

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In a video sighted by YEN.com.gh, the EC chair declared incumbent president, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as the winner of the presidential election. President Akufo-Addo polled some 6,730,413 votes from the election.

In other news, actor, James Gardiner, has consoled his colleague after failing to win the Ayawaso West Wuogon parliamentary seat for the National Democratic Congress (NDC).

Dumelo lost to the incumbent, Lydia Alhassan (Maa Lydia) of the New Patriotic Party (NPP).

Dumelo, standing on the ticket of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) faced off with the incumbent MP Lydia Alhassan of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP).

The actor polled 37,778 votes against Alhassan's 39,851 meaning he lost by a little over two thousand votes.

However, Gardiner who supported Dumelo prior to the election on Monday, December 7, 2020, has showered praises on his colleague actor for putting up a good fight.

Source: Yen

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